Categories for the 2019 Awards

We have a wide range of Categories to choose from. Categories get updated each year so be sure to check back. You will find the 2018 categories below.

Many will stay for the 2019 Awards. Once you know which categories you want to enter just head over the the submissions page and fill in the form but remember submissions for 2019 won’t be opening until the end of the year!


New for 2018!

  • Best Marketing Sponsored and Judged by BoostMySalon
  • Best New Business (Open Less than Five Years)
  • Best Lash Bar Award
  • Lash specialist of the Year
  • Brow specialist of the Year
  • Hair Extension Specialist of the Year
  • Make-Up Artist of the Year

Business Categories 2018

  • Entrepreneur of the Year
  • Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Manager of the Year
  • Employer of the Year
  • Excellence in Customer Service
  • Retail salon of the Year Sponsored and Judged by The Beauty Business Expert Liz McKeon!
  • Top Rated Salon of the Year

Education and Learning Categories 2018

  • Training Centre of Excellence Award
  • Junior stylist of the Year
  • Apprentice of the Year

Hair Salon Related Categories 2018

  • Hair Salon of the Year
  • Hair Stylist of the Year
  • Colour Technician of the Year
  • Barber/Gentlemen’s hairdresser of the Year
  • Best Bridal/Special Occasion Hair Stylist of the Year

Beauty and Spa Categories 2018

  • Beauty Salon of the Year
  • Beauty Therapist of the Year
  • Nail Technician of the Year
  • Aesthetic Salon of the Year
  • Day Spa of the Year Sponsored and Judged by Spa Find!